South Delta Middle School

South Delta Middle School serves 209 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 55%.
South Delta Middle School operates within the South Delta School District.

School Overview

The student population of 209 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 209 students
South Delta Middle School Total Students (1993-2014)
Gender % South Delta Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
South Delta Middle School Total Teachers (1993-2014)
Students by Grade South Delta Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
South Delta Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.01 0.31
South Delta Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
94%
65%
South Delta Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
South Delta Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 922 students has decreased by 19% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,055 is higher than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,453 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name South Delta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 922 2,273
South Delta   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $20 MM
South Delta   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $11 MM $20 MM
South Delta   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,055 $9,638
South Delta   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,453 $9,666
South Delta   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is South Delta Vocational Complex High School (5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hollandale Alternative Program (13.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Delta Ele School (4.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rolling ForkSouth Delta Ele School
    4.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 437 students138 Weathers Ave
    Rolling ForkMS 39159
    (662)873-4849
    4.9PK-5437
  • Rolling ForkSouth Delta Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    5 miles | Grades: 10-12285 Maple St
    Rolling ForkMS 39159
    (662)873-2029
    510-12n/a
  • Rolling ForkSouth Delta High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    5.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 276 students303 Parkway
    Rolling ForkMS 39159
    (662)873-4308
    5.79-12276
  • HollandaleSanders Elementary School
    13.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 355 students502 West Washington St
    HollandaleMS 38748
    (662)827-2024
    13.5PK-6355
  • HollandaleSimmons High School
    13.5 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 285 students501 West Washington St
    HollandaleMS 38748
    (662)827-2228
    13.57-12285

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The staff is excellent; the administrators are supportive. The students are receptive to learning.
- Posted by Teacher, 10/06/12

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